1997 Buick LeSabre Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Buick LeSabre
- Engine Stalling Due to Mass Air Flow/Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure
- Heating and AC Temperature and Air Delivery Mode Door Actuators May Fail
- Transmission Pressure Control Solenoid Failure May Cause Erratic Shifting
- Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue
- Intake Manifold Gaskets Can Develop Engine Oil Leaks
1997 Buick LeSabre Problems
One or more heater & AC (HVAC) air delivery and/or temperature mode door actuator may fail. This can result in incorrect air delivery or temperature. If this occurs, fault code(s) stored in the HVAC control module should be available to assist with diagnoses.
The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.
1997 Buick LeSabre Questions
I replaced the alternator and battery because it was running around 13 volts. Volts look good now -about 14. But now when I apply brakes or slow down there is a huge swing in volts; it goes back down to 13! Turn signal gets weak, etc. It goes back up to around 14 volts a few seconds later. What c...
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1997 Buick LeSabre Recalls
1997 Buick LeSabre Reviews
I think I need an oil sensor where do I locate it on the engine? The oil gauge goes almost to the red scared to drive it any idea if that may be the problem, also when I stop the car at lights it has been jerking when I go forward then it settles down.
My 97 Lesabre custom has 284000 miles on it. I'm not sure if that is original miles for it was a salvage car when I bought it. The body is tight with no rattles, steering is tight with no slack in the linkage, all controls and lights working properly, interior is like a new car, blue with white exterior, a very pretty car. I've done the normal maintenance, Brakes and recently the plastic intake...
after awhile of sitting my car runs an then cuts off after sitting.... it will start up only if i pull gas in the intake manifold.. can someone tell me what is the problem